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King Charles Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Went to see charleston as possible relo destination. King Charles was centrally located. On arrival was told parking lot full and must park across street. Not a great first piece of news. Few issues. Bed soft. Electric on one side of room connected to switch which wasn't my normal hotel experience. Ac showed higher temp than setting. All issues I...

Thank Salvincent
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is perfectly located in the historic district, just blocks away from the wonderful Market. (don't miss going there!). The door man was very gracious and, after taking our bags, guided us to the free parking.--a real plus. The room was somewhat small, but very comfortable. Breakfast was about what we expected. We didn't eat any other meals there...

Thank yimmie
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed your visit to Charleston and chose our hotel for your accommodations! Thank you for the nice compliments!

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 2 nights on May 16th and arrived early, they took my number and called when they had a room ready. Checking in a little early helped us, considering we flew 13 hours including layover. From beginning to end, my stay was wonderful. All the people that work there are extremely kind. I called the desk on...

Thank LuvSweetTea
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

I am just delighted to hear we exceeded your expectations! Thank you for choosing the King Charles Inn.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel. The staff was friendly and helpful and the location is unbeatable. It's a quick walk to the bustling streets and there's a good coffee shop next door. The decor is a little bed and breakfast-y/old school and the beds/pillows weren't too comfortable, but for the price, it's a great hotel.

Thank MaggieNYCTraveler
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

I am happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to Charleston and especially our wonderful location in the heart of the historic district. Thank you for choosing our hotel!

Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

King Charles is located in the heart of Charleston, which is great, because walking is preferable in this town! We had a jr. suite, which was very nice. The pool is small, but good for relaxing and laying out. The restaurant has a nice bar and a covered outdoor space with really comfy chairs. Complimentary coffee and tea, and complimentary...

Thank kparham104
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the glowing review! We try to provide a good value that our guests deserve by including free parking, complimentary wireless and little extra's! We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future!

Salt Lake City
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Oh ye TripAdvisor reviewers....alas you have led me astray. I don't know how to begin with this review...I am baffled at how many glowing reviews it received. It was bad enough that half way through our stay we tried to find another hotel, unfortunately we couldn't find anything on Saturday afternoon. PROS: Location...that's it! This hotel has a great location...

2Thank kikislc
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us on your most recent visit. We are sorry to hear you did not have a positive experience. We are constantly striving to improve and ensure each of our guests has the best possible stay. Your input will be shared with our team internally. Again, I do apologize.

Port Orchard, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at the King Charles Inn for a recent vacation to Charleston. The location is great with easy walking distance to the battery and the market. The decor is beautiful and the staff are mostly pleasant. There are some details that seem overlooked by Housekeeping but all in all it is a nice property that I would use again.

Thank Hannah R
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest feedback. I apologize for the housekeeping issues and will certainly follow-up with my staff. I am happy to see you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed here at least 5 times over the past 4 years. I keep discovering more reasons to love this hotel. This time I really enjoyed the outdoor patio space for my morning coffee and then breakfast the next day. Professional staff yet friendly. This hotel has an ideal location in the historic district with free parking - yes...

Thank Kelly J
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for you loyalty! We can never thank you enough for the wonderful compliments you are sharing with others! Thank you again for returning to your home away from home!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel was fine - staff helpful and friendly, room nice but hotel can do with an update - however location is excellent Breakfast was excellent, bed comfortable housekeeping great! Xxxxxxxccx cxxxxxx xxxxx cxxxx xxxxx xxxx

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KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at the King Charles Inn! Thank you for the nice compliments!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfectly located - a short walk to the best shops & restaurants. The staff (especially Joey at the front desk!) were exceptionally helpful, friendly, and made for great local resources for recommendations. Our favorite part was the pool & happy hour. We would lay around the pool, then grab happy hour priced drinks from the bar, and enjoy a complimentary...

Thank Sarah L
KCIGM, General Manager at King Charles Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing! It is our goal to not only meet but exceed the guests expectations! Thank you for recognizing Joey and the King Charles Inn staff! We hope to see you again!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The King Charles Inn is ideally located in the heart of Charleston's Historic District. Beautiful guest rooms feature hand-crafted furniture, flat screen HD TVs, Free Wifi and much more. The King Charles Inn is one of the only hotels in downtown that offers COMPLIMENTARY PARKING! Join us nightly in BREW Pub for complimentary snacks and Happy Hour. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King Charles Inn

Address: 237 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401-1697
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Charleston
Price Range: RM946 - RM1,844 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — King Charles Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 91
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Also Known As:
Best Western King Charles Hotel Charleston
Best Western Charleston
Charleston Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Charleston
#6 Green Hotel in Charleston
#10 Family Hotel in Charleston
#13 Romantic Hotel in Charleston
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“Use the free buses to cruise the city. A stop at the visitor's center is a good idea.”
yimmie, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“reserve early.”
X3433AVfrankk, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. Views are either of the car park or the streets outside the hotel. Balconies are always shared, not private.”
  • Luxe king bed
  • Work station, fridge, TV, drawers
  • Tub/shower combination with double head shower.
  • King bedded room
  • Two comfortable chairs for sitting.
  • Extra long vanity next to single sink, lovely granite counter tops
pamcX4538FP, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“Loved our outside facing room. If you want a very ,very, quiet room than choose the inside rooms”
slpgoff, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“The balcony rooms look into the parking lot/courtyard, but are cutely appointed with curtains and comfy furniture”
Roxanneboscobel, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
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